Local Heroes

#Call me Luke

A final year student at Canterbury Girls’ Secondary College told peers in a post on Instagram he was transgender. Liaden Atfeh reports.

Imagine there’s no prisons

Idil Ali, a 22-year-old youth worker and grassroots activist, is part of a collective that advocates against a discriminatory prison system. Saredo Miguil reports.

The two of us

Two carers are helping each other endure against the odds. Megan Ceran reports.

Hannah bats on

Women’s cricket is being given a healthy boost by a bayside woman who empowers young female players, reports Sophie Evans.